Think of floating. It is relaxing. But to float you must be relaxed. You
cannot thrash and float. You must be in a state of peace. To float for the
very first time, or 2nd, or 3rd, you may need arms below you.
That means in the spiritual realm, a partner to uphold you.
But, child, only until you
have experienced the peace and peacefulness of floating.
You can, my child, go through life like that surrounded in a peaceful state regardless of the circumstances. Sometimes you need prayer to uphold you, and you are allowed to cry out for help.
If your child was floating in the middle of a pool and a bee stung him and he began to scream and cry and even thrash (because, Child, that bee sting hurt), what would you do?
Life is full of bee stings, or gnat bites, or deer flies and they hurt and sometimes, even often, cause you to forget to float. But child I never condemn. Rather I provide.
If you, if my children, choose to hold in a silent scream or withdraw to self or sin, I let you.
But unlike a mother, who may not even be aware,